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Scientists Discover Protein Identifies Damage To DNA

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May 14, 2002
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University Of North Carolina At Chapel
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Scientists at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have identified a protein that becomes part of the critical process by which the genetic information called DNA repairs itself following damage by sunlight, pollution or other trauma.

CHAPEL HILL -- Scientists at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have identified a protein that becomes part of the critical process by which the genetic information called DNA repairs itself following damage by sunlight, pollution or other trauma.


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